Students will build upon the foundational Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013 knowledge and skills already acquired and learn to create advanced workbooks and worksheets, including advanced formulas, tables, PivotTables, PivotCharts and data filtering.TARGET AUDIENCE:
This course is designed for students who already have foundational knowledge and skills in Excel 2013 and who wish to begin taking advantage of some of the higher-level functionality in Excel to analyze and present data.COURSE OBJECTIVES:
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to leverage the power of data analysis and presentation in order to make informed, intelligent organizational decisions. You will: •Customize the Excel environment.•Create advanced formulas.•Analyze data by using functions and conditional formatting.•Organize and analyze datasets and tables.•Visualize data by using basic charts.•Analyze data by using PivotTables, slicers, and PivotCharts.
Lesson 1: Creating Advanced Formulas
- Apply Range Names
- Use Specialized Functions
Lesson 2: Analyzing Data with Logical and Lookup Functions
- Leverage Questions and Testing to Write Formulas
- Use Logical and Lookup Functions to Find Answers to Questions
Lesson 3: Organizing Worksheet Data with Tables
- Create and Modify Tables
- Sort and Filter Data
- Use Summary and Database Functions to Calculate Data
Lesson 4: Visualizing Data with Charts
- Create Charts
- Modify and Format Charts
- Create a Trendline
- Create Advanced Charts
Lesson 5: Analyzing Data with PivotTables, Slicers, and PivotCharts
- Create a PivotTable
- Filter Data by Using Slicers
- Analyze Data by Using PivotCharts
Lesson 6: Inserting Graphics
- Insert and Modify Graphic Objects
- Layer and Group Graphic Objects
- Incorporate SmartArt
Lesson 7: Enhancing Workbooks
- Customize Workbooks
- Manage Themes
- Create and Use Templates
- Protect Files
This course is designed for students who already have foundational knowledge and skills in Excel 2013 and who wish to begin taking advantage of some of the higher-level functionality in Excel to analyze and present data.
Virtual Excel 2013 - Part 2 Online Live training option
Imagine an industry-leading classroom training experience from wherever you have access to the Internet.
The Virtual Online Live events listed here gives you an effective and proven online virtual learning experience with the freedom to attend virtually from anywhere.
There is also an option of experiencing Online Live from one of the many national partner centers where a computer and headset will be provided for you.
This rich and engaging virtual classroom environment lets you conveniently interact with instructors and other students.
You will hear and see your instructor as they teach the course and answer your questions via voice or text.
Choose the online live virtual training option and you can access the recorded version even after the class has finished.
The onDemand labs give you access to the same client and server technologies covered in class so you can test, apply and hone your skills by accessing the labs before and even after the class.
Technical Requirements: a computer or laptop with a modern browser and high speed internet access along with one or two monitors.